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Commencement celebrations begin tonight in Worthington
WHS senior aspires to be a voice for the voiceless
Worthington man accused of sexual assault of child
Cancer ends famed Mall of America marriage
Former St. Paul teacher of the year loses licensing-board slot after insulting Trump
The Drill: Garcia displayed all his baseball tools at West
Tuesday baseball: Luverne clips MCC, 14-3
Section softball: Bloemendaal fires two no-hitters
Section 3A boys tennis: Trojans dispatch RV, look forward to final day of tournament
WHS softball team plays Mankato West
Rock County has first Princess Kay finalist
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Support of food drive is appreciated
Letter: Speech, singing prom were special experiences
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: Would you pay $618 a month for dog food?
Letter: Reception for rural school exhibit is Sunday
Dorothy Mae Kramer
Audrey Ann Werner
Worthington to host Group Workcamp in July 2019
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
Twin Cities program helps memory care patients connect
Setting rules can prevent caregiver burnout
out and about
Don & Doris Brake
Robert and Orene Meyeraan
Mike and Marie Brandt
Larry and Ruth Klingenberg
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
November 25, 2017
Windom filmmaker releases sneak peek at latest project
WINDOM — Crime, drama, local talent and Windom-area landmarks will all be featured in a young local filmmaker's newest feature-film, “Cottonwood.”...
November 25, 2017 - 7:48am
July 11, 2017
Minnesota keeps Palmer amaranth at bay by pulling by hand, blow torching
COTTONWOOD, Minn. — Propane blow torches, herbicide, the sharp blades of mowers, hand pulling, and most important of all, the vigilant...
July 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
May 24, 2016
Court of Appeals affirms ruling in 2014 stabbing case
ST. PAUL — A guilty verdict of assault and possession of an explosive device by a prohibited person has been affirmed by the Minnesota Court of Appeals in the case of a Jeffers man.
May 24, 2016 - 9:11pm
May 3, 2016
Statewide gas tax proposed: Nobles & Cottonwood support 16-cent-per-gallon hike
WORTHINGTON — With an estimated $600 million annual shortfall in the state’s transportation fund, area counties were asked to consider a...
May 3, 2016 - 9:13pm
January 11, 2016
Photography exhibit opens in Remick Gallery
WINDOM — An exhibit of photographs by local photographers, “Give It Your Best Show: Focus on Cottonwood County Cemeteries,” will open with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in the Remick Gallery at the Cottonwood County Historical Society, 812 Fourth Ave., Windom. Visitors...
January 11, 2016 - 9:04pm
October 29, 2015
Armory reuse ideas narrowed
WORTHINGTON — Though the future of the Armory Business Center still isn’t known, a few things are for certain. It will not be restructured...
October 29, 2015 - 10:11pm
August 19, 2015
Not horsin’ around: Adrian wins award at Cottonwood County Fair
WINDOM — The Cottonwood County Fair got under way on a cool, breezy, drizzly Wednesday morning. Despite the less-than-ideal conditions, it’s...
August 19, 2015 - 8:25pm
August 16, 2015
Cottonwood’s 4-H program adapts to changes
WORTHINGTON — This year, due to the onslaught of avian flu, many 4-H programs lacked a poultry category.
August 16, 2015 - 8:49pm
August 7, 2015
Cottonwood talent show seeks acts
WINDOM — Talent acts are currently being sought for participation in the Cottonwood County Fair’s 34th Annual Talent Contest. Anyone who sings, dances, tells jokes, juggles, plays an instrument or has another type of talent to share may be eligible to participate. The event begins...
August 7, 2015 - 8:44pm
Jackson County could lose judge
JACKSON — Jackson County may soon be without a judge.
January 7, 2015 - 9:13pm
September 29, 2014
Data: Sept. 29, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 6:07 p.m. Sunday at the Blue Line Travel Center. No injuries were reported. COTTONWOOD — The Minnesota State Patrol responded to a crash at 7:58 a.m. Monday at the intersection of Highway 23...
September 29, 2014 - 10:29pm
September 17, 2014
Grant will promote regional SHIP program
WINDOM — Des Moines Valley Health & Human Services (DVHHS) has received a $50,000 UCare Community Grant to make healthy living readily available to more people. The UCare grant will support the work of the Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) in Cottonwood, Jackson...
September 17, 2014 - 8:55pm
August 16, 2011
Cottonwood County Fair begins today
WINDOM -- The Cottonwood County Fair kicks off today with a lineup of various 4-H events. Today's agenda will feature the horse and dog show, among other programs. The swine and beef shows this year have the highest number of exhibitors.
August 16, 2011 - 9:09pm
August 12, 2011
Cottonwood County parks workers charged
WINDOM -- Stemming from an investigation that began in August 2010, two former Cottonwood County employees, who have since retired, are now being charged with felony-level failure to pay over state funds and gross misdemeanor-level public employee misconduct. Former Cottonwood County...
August 12, 2011 - 8:24pm
July 4, 2011
Blood drives set in Cottonwood County
WINDOM -- To help meet the constant need for blood, the American Red Cross has scheduled upcoming blood drives in Cottonwood County. While all blood types are need to maintain a sufficient blood supply, right now there is a special need for types O negative, B negative and A negative...
July 4, 2011 - 8:32pm